Welcome to South-Moravian-Observatory



South-Moravian-Observatory is

a small private observatory in the periphery of Brno, Czech Republic.

Since 2014 the observatory is operated under full Remote-Control.


Reinhold Fr. Auer Dipl. Ing. (FH)




Location:   north 49° 16' 55" / 49.2818°  east 16° 27' 13" / 16.4536°

            253m above sea level          UTC + 1h (wintertime) 



Observations of variable stars with mulit-color differential photometry 

  • Eclipsing binaries
  • Pulsating stars, especially RR-Lyrae
  • Transit of exoplanets

Collaboration with professional astronomers from Department of Theoretical and Astrophysics, Faculty of Science Masaryk University, Brno


Member of Czech Astronomical Society - Section Variable Stars and Exoplanets